1923 Bessie Smith Downhearted Blues
Its a relatable song when it comes to a heart break. sung with turmoil and pain
1926 Bessie Smith I Ain’t Got Nobdody Its a beautiful sad song
1927 Ma Rainely See See Rider song has a slow swing inflextion
1928 Paul Robeson Ol’ Man River
song describes the stuggles of the African American People
1929 louis Armstong When You’re Smiling an uplifiting beautiful love song.
Gabrielle Fullilove

Gabrielle Fullilove

Dirty South Blues

  Origin ~ The blues was combined with elements from European and African traditions. From the European side, blues uses harmonizing. African traditions are shown

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African American Quartets

Origin~ Negro Spirituals. The earliest form of religious music from African Americans.  The nascency of the music from slavery. Quartets originated in the mid-1800s from

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about me

Gabrielle Fullilove first year student. born in Chicago, Il high school – Marian Catholic High School Major- biochem hobbies- swimming, waterpolo  

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